New Indian Express – CHENNAI:Eleven overseas Tests, four wins and seven losses, and 2018 is done and dusted for Team India.As they embarked in January for a tough year, India dreamed of winning a series in South Africa, England and Australia.

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  • CHENNAI:Eleven overseas Tests, four wins and seven losses, and 2018 is done and dusted for Team India.As they embarked in January for a tough year, India dreamed of winning a series in South Africa, England and Australia.
  • But a part of it is still alive as they head into the New Year, needing only a draw in Sydney to become the first Indian side to win a Test series Down Under.
  • All said and done, India knew that they had the opportunity to win more than one Test in South Africa and England.
  • But what is buried underneath those losses abroad is the fact that no other side from the country has ever won four Tests in South Africa, England and Australia in the same year.
  • Despite series losses in South Africa and England, India can take pride in the manner in which they have competed in those Tests.


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